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    2. WPP's Martin Sorrell says Shareholder Revolt Shows 'Improving Trend' for Executive Pay

      WPP's Martin Sorrell says Shareholder Revolt Shows 'Improving Trend' for Executive Pay
      Martin Sorrell has claimed that WPP shareholders are growing increasingly accepting of his multi-million pound executive pay package, despite facing opposition from more than a fifth of voters at the advertising company's annual general meeting (AGM) on Wednesday. A total of 21.3 percent of shareholders voted against Sorrell's 48 million ($62 million) pay package when they met in London on Wednesday; 20.79 percent voted against the ...
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    3. BP Slashes its CEO's Pay By 40%

      BP Slashes its CEO's Pay By 40%
      (Reuters) - BP has cut Chief Executive Bob Dudley's pay package by 40 percent to $11.6 million, the company said on Thursday, the latest British bluechip company to rein in executive pay after shareholder revolts. The nearly $8 million cut follows changes to the oil company's pay policy, including a 25 percent reduction in bonuses for reaching certain targets. Dudley's pay still remains well above that of ...
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    4. Companies criticised for 'paying lip-service' to shareholder complaints

      Companies criticised for 'paying lip-service' to shareholder complaints
      Some companies are simply paying lip service to their shareholders' complaints about boardroom bonuses and governance rules, according to one corporate watchdog. Despite several years of bruising rebellions from investors unhappy at directors, pay packets and business decisions, a few of Britains biggest listed firms continue to give vague or non-existent explanations for falling short of the rules.
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    5. John Key to the Boardroom: Former PMs Earn Fortune as Directors

      John Key to the Boardroom: Former PMs Earn Fortune as Directors
      A guide to Key's fee-earning power is provided by the $270,000-$405,000 fees paid to the chairs at large companies like Fletcher Building, Air New Zealand and Fonterra, said Una Diver, an expert in directors' fees from Ernst and Young. DAVID WHITE/FAIRFAX NZ Don Brash, former leader of the National Party, and chairman of the Industrial Bank of China's New Zealand business...
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    6. Theresa May Warned Against 'Heavy-Handed' Approach to Corporate Governance

      Theresa May Warned Against 'Heavy-Handed' Approach to Corporate Governance
      Business has responded with concern to Government proposals which could require them to make public the ratio between the pay of chief executives and ordinary workers. And unions have voiced anger over the failure of a new package of corporate governance reforms to provide seats for workers on company boards ...
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    7. Following Wells Fargo CEO's Resignation, Blumenthal, Senate Colleagues Ask Feds to Strengthen Accountability Measures for Executive Pay

      Following Wells Fargo CEO's Resignation, Blumenthal, Senate Colleagues Ask Feds to Strengthen Accountability Measures for Executive Pay
      Today, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) joined a group of 19 other U.S. Senatorsled by Bob Menendez (D-N.J.), Tammy Baldwin (D-Wis.), and Al Franken (D-Minn.) calling on federal financial regulators to strengthen a proposedclawback rule pursuant to Dodd-Frank that aims to prohibit executive pay arrangements ...
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    8. SEC Unveils Executive Pay Ratio Guidelines

      SEC Unveils Executive Pay Ratio Guidelines
      The Securities and Exchange Commission issued its first guidelines for calculating pay ratios that compare executive compensation to that of the companys median employee. Companies are required to report this information in their proxy, registration and information statements, as well as annual reports for the first fiscal year beginning January 1, 2017. The rule is mandated by the Dodd-Frank law and was adopted in August 2015...
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